Behavior Problems, Child | Early Parenting Intervention Comparison
Behavior Problems, Child research study
What is the primary objective of this study?
The purpose of this study is to compare the effectiveness of two parenting programs in a mental health clinic serving young children with behavior problems.
Who is eligible to participate?
Inclusion Criteria: - child 2 to 5 years old - parent reports reason for referral is child behavior problems - parent is a biological or adoptive parent, or legal guardian of child Exclusion Criteria: - parent is psychotic or actively abusing substances - child is autistic or severely developmentally delayed
Which medical condition, disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury is researched?
Behavior Problems, Child
Interventions can include giving participants drugs, medical devices, procedures, vaccines, and other products that are either investigational or already available or noninvasive approaches such as surveys, education, and interviews.
Behavioral:Chicago Parent ProgramThe Chicago Parent Program is a 12-session group-based parenting skills intervention for parents of young children with behavior problems
Behavioral:Parent-Child Interaction TherapyParent-Child Interaction Therapy is an individually-tailored coaching intervention for parents and young children with behavior problems
Research studies and clinical trials typically have two or more research arms. An arm is a group of people who receive the same treatment in the study.
Intervention Chicago Parent Program armThe Chicago Parent Program is a 12-session group-based parenting skills training program
Parent-Child Interaction TherapyParent-Child Interaction Therapy is an individually tailored treatment for parents and children with behavior problems
Start Date: September 2011
Completed Date: September 2017
Primary Outcome: Change in Child Behavior Problems
Secondary Outcome: Aggregate Cost
Study sponsors, principal investigator, and references
Principal Investigator: Deborah Gross, DNSc
Lead Sponsor: Johns Hopkins University
Collaborator: Hugo W. Moser Research Institute at Kennedy Krieger, Inc.